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Lower Farm House, Rimpton

Description: Lower Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 262734

OS Grid Reference: ST6086621948
OS Grid Coordinates: 360866, 121948
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9956, -2.5590

Location: Mill Street, Yeovil BA22 8AB

Locality: Rimpton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 8AB

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Listing Text


10/119 Lower Fare House

- II

Farmhouse. 1700. Local stone cut and squared, almost ashlar, with Ham
stone dressings; Bridgwater patent triple angle clay tiles between coped
gables, brick end chimney stacks. Double roof, 2-storeys, 3-bays.
Entrance door between bays 1 and 2 has moulded cambered arch and C20
glazed door set in recess; between bays 2 and 3 a 16-pane sliding sash
window with timber lintol; to bay 1 below and all bays above cruciform
ovolo mould mullioned and transomed windows without hoods, but with
string course to head of ground floor windows. Buttress with offsets to
left. East of main house and set well back a C19 two-storey matching
extension with plain doors and casement windows, having segmental
voussoired arches to ground floor.

Listing NGR: ST6086621948

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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